Italy: Buzzi Unicem’s net sales rose remained stable at Euro2.14bn in the first nine months of 2018 compared to Euro2.13bn in the same period in 2017. Its cement sales volumes grew by 3.1% to 20.9Mt from 20.3Mt. Its market in the US was strongly affected by unprecedented rainfall, notably in September 2018, and activity in Ukraine was also lower. Net sales in the US dropped by 61% year-on-year to Euro791m in the third quarter of 2018 and sales in Ukraine decreased by 9.7% to Euro63.6m. Sales rose in most other areas, with an emphasis on growth in Italy and Europe.
Buzzi Unicem sales up despite US weather woes
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